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When Inspiration Strikes: Cookies & Ice Cream

Usually, some of my best ideas are “spur of the moments.” This scared the wits out of MOTHER when I was younger because I was curious and not afraid of anything (i.e. finding my way to the basement of a store on 34th St in NY).

Back to the food — most of my best meals are things that I have thrown together and have made “work.” This was no exception. I don’t have the biggest sweet tooth, but when I crave something sweet — I must oblige. Continue reading When Inspiration Strikes: Cookies & Ice Cream


Is this the NEW Cronut?

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When Inspiration Strikes: Slutty Brownies

On occasion, I will get inspired to make something for my guinea pigs. The below creation of pure bliss is my contribution to all our holiday parties. The family member who suggested this to me calls them “Slutty Brownies.”

Please note, if you’re a calorie counter, this is not for you. Or it is. Your call.


  • Bottom Layer: Chocolate Chip Cookie
  • Middle Layer: Double Stuffed Oreo Cookies
  • Top Layer: Brownie
  • Icing: Cookies ‘n’ Cream
Slutty Brownies
Slutty Brownies

If you want a play-by-play of how to make these bites of sugary heaven, click here.